Preston Turner, Exercise Science Major, Sets New Junior and Open World Bench Press Record

Preston Turner, a Junior in Exercise Science, set a Junior and Open World Record for the Bench Press in the 120-kg weight class at the Arnold’s Sports Festival held on March 3 in Columbus, OH. Preston benched 331 kg (729.5 lbs) breaking his own Junior record of 317.5 kg and the previous Open record of 327.5 kg. Preston is the reigning International Powerlifting Federation’s World Junior Powerlifting Champion.

Last updated on March 10, 2013